You are currently visiting the official website of the European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR).
The EWWR Secretariat, based at the Association of Cities and Regions for sustainable Resource management (ACR+) in Brussels, maintains this website to enhance public access to information about the campaigns, the history of the project, all the actions organised over the years, and materials produced and collected over the several editions of the EWWR. We keep this
information timely and accurate. If errors are to be found we kindly
ask you to let us know and we will correct them. However, the EWWR Secretariat accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this website (links to third parties included).
This website is covered by international and Belgium legislation concerning
copyright and intellectual property. All rights to reproduce are
reserved, including the rights for downloadable documents, as well as
iconographic and photographic representations.
Reuse is authorised, particularly in the pedagogical framework, as long as the following conditions are met:
- gratuitous nature of distribution;
- respect of the integrity of the reproduced documents: no modification or alteration of any kind;
- clear and readable acknowledgement of the source, for example as follows: “This document was originally published on the EWWR website: www.ewwr.eu. All reproduction rights are reserved and strictly limited.” The address of the website must be mentioned in the references.
The EWWR Secretariat reserves the right to modify the contents of this website at any time, without advance notice.
The EWWR Secretariat is committed to user privacy and is dedicated to safeguard and preserve your privacy when visiting our website, registering actions, subscribing to our newsletter or communicating electronically with us.
The EWWR policy on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data is based on Regulation 45/2001 on processing of personal data by the EU institutions of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000.
No personal information is collected without your knowledge. You
can either browse through most of this website without giving any
information about yourself, or register yourself as an Action Developer;
in this case, personal information is required in order to participate
in the EWWR and get access to specific material. In that case, such
information is treated according to the policy described in the
Regulation above and information about the use of your data is provided
The EWWR website provides links to third party websites. Since we
do not control them, we encourage you to review their privacy policies.
We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies.
The EWWR Secretariat collects personal data from users for communication, dissemination and statistical purposes, namely by:
weblogs and other communication data.
- Registration as an Action Developer;
- Compilation of the registration form;
- Subscription to newsletters;
- Submission of messages via our contact form;
- Information on your visit on our website, the pages you visited, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data,
Information collected from the beneficiaries by email, newsletters,
or through the EWWR website by registering as an Action Developer and
filling in the registration form is used exclusively to the extent
necessary to fulfill a specific purpose.
By filling the registration form to participate in the EWWR and
clicking on “submit” the user agrees to the collection and storage of
the personal information requested under the conditions specified. More
information about data collected upon registration is included in the participation charter.
The inserted personal data in EWWR registration form will be used only
for public information related to the action, as required in the
The information may be used for EWWR newsletters and specific
announcements (invitation to webinars and events, publication of press
releases, etc.), and in general to inform you on other activities we
feel could be of interest to you. Your data will not be re-used for an
incompatible purpose nor revealed to a third party.
The EWWR Secretariat will not divulge your personal data for direct-marketing purposes.
In accordance with the Belgium law, you have a right of access,
modification, correction and deletion of your personal data (article 12
of the Law on protection of personal data (Loi relative à la protection
de la vie privée à l’égard des traitements de données à caractère
personnel) from 8 December 1992).
To exercise this law, please contact us by post at:
ACR+ - Association of Cities and Regions for sustainable Resource management - Avenue d’Auderghem, 63 B-1040 Bruxelles BELGIUM
Subscribers to EWWR are given the possibility to unsubscribe, either by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or through a link being provided on every dissemination email
(newsletter, specific announcements…). Unsubscribing will get the
personal data erased from the contact list. Themailing list ) will be
stored in the website content management system whose access will be
limited to the EWWR Secretariat staff members as well as the
sub-contractor who developed the website. An external software - such as
Mailchimp - might be used to send emails and communications to the EWWR
contacts. The EWWR website is designed to protect the information we
collect online from unauthorised access. However, the transmission of
information via the internet is not completely secure, thus we cannot
guarantee the security of data you send us electronically and the
transmission of such data is therefore entirely at your own risks.
The EWWR members are provided with a password to access the Member
Space of the website. They are responsible for keeping it confidential.
For queries or complaints please contact email@example.com or call us dialing +32 466100791
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